New York Times serial plagiarist Jayson Blair comments to David Carr about the Mike Daisey/”This American Life” retraction:

All the good editing, fact-checking and plagiarism-detection software in the world is not going to change the fact that anyone is, under the right circumstances, capable of anything and that journalism is essentially built on trust.

Jayson Blair, The New York Times

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  • Chauncey Mabe

    Who gives a fart in a firestorm what Jayson Blair thinks about this or anything else? It’s like Pretty Boy Flloyd commenting on on John Dillinger.